for stairs with 4 or more risers, most codes require a handrail on at least one side. use a vertical 2 x 4 pressure-treated board with routed edges or an exterior-grade metal rail. if you choose the 2 x 4 handrail, you can use a piece of 2 x material to create a 1-1/2-inch gap between the top rail and the handrail.
simple rail handrail kits make it easy to install handrail on outdoor stairs. we have a variety of stair railings that are fully galvanized to stand up to tough outdoor conditions. below are a few customers who have installed an outdoor stair railing themselves. each project shows how simple 'simple rail' can be.
stone stairway wrap around railing. this railing was built by doug for the concrete staircase leading from the driveway to the front entrance of his home in carlin, nevada. the railing is a custom build. to mount the handrail to the concrete wall, the wall mounted handrail bracket is used.
dawn brancheau with a whale. for failing to install a stairway railing at the stage for the 'believe' show. an other-than-serious citation was issued for failing to equip outdoor electicle
how do i make my porch stairs wall match my foundation? user info: ambies boy. ambies boy 2 years ago 1. i have a house that was prebuilt and it has a porch with stairs, and the stairs have a little wall under them that matches the foundation in design and color. i'm trying to build a new house and i can't seem to do this.
decks and outdoor stairs can develop wobbly railings, often due to a wobbly bottom post. here's how to do it right, without having to set the post in concrete. an important step in building deck step railing is to stiffen up posts at the bottom of outdoor stairs or deck railings by bolting them on
metacritic tv episode reviews, transplanting a spruce tree/what is it?/extending a staircase handrail, roger cook shows a homeowner how to transplant a spruce tree that was originally planted too close to her house. in the ask this old hous
delux stairs - stair construction calculator for iphone account to ensure each step is identical to comply with building code. presets for outdoor decking , indoor plywood or Seven Trust or